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03 Nov 16
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Urban planning and city tourism need to go “hand in hand”, concludes UNWTO Summit
Participants discussed city tourism trends including new business models, such as the so-called “sharing economy”, the importance of millennials, emerging niche markets, how to build authentic...
28 Oct 16
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UNWTO Workshop addresses quality in product development in tourism destinations
The workshop conducted by UNWTO on 15-17 September 2016 with the support of the Ministry of Tourism of Ethiopia provided a global insight into the positioning of African destinations along with the...
17 Oct 16
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Luxor to host the 5th UNWTO Global Summit on City Tourism: Cities: Local Culture for Global Travellers
Tourism has become a central component of the economy, social life and geography of many cities in the world and is ideally positioned to seize the opportunities provided by urbanization. Yet many...
27 Jun 16
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Quality Management key for the competitiveness of tourism destinations
In that regard, participants to the conference called for an integrated approach to quality management as a priority in long-term strategic planning of Destination Management Organizations (DMOs...
07 Mar 16
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Sport and adventure offer opportunities for snow and mountain tourism
UNWTO Secretary-General Taleb Rifai noted: “Snow and mountain tourism has become a leading segment that opens up many opportunities for destinations, reflecting the importance of diversifying the...
17 Feb 16
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Andorra to host 9th World Congress on Snow and Mountain Tourism
The current importance of snow and mountain tourism makes this Congress more relevant than ever. The joint initiative was launched two decades ago as a common working platform between UNWTO and...
22 Jan 16
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UNWTO and neZEH partners present e-toolkit prototype to help hotels become Nearly Zero Energy
The neZEH toolkit is a practical instrument for hotel owners to assess their energy consumption levels and identify appropriate measures for energy efficiency improvement and reaching nearly-zero...